Tag: basil

growing grace farm’s award winning zesty marinara recipe

Last year, I submitted blackberry and blueberry jams, my blue ribbon pickled okra, and spaghetti sauce in the NC Mountain State Fair.  Though I had spent time getting the recipes just right on the jams and okra (a girl’s gotta keep up her reputation),…

growing grace farm’s award winning zesty marinara recipe

This year, I submitted blackberry and blueberry jams, my blue ribbon pickled okra, and spaghetti sauce in the NC Mountain State Fair.  Though I had spent time getting the recipes just right on the jams and okra (a girl’s gotta keep up her reputation),…

freezing herbs–a taste of summer all year long

My sweet mom bought me 4 plants of Thai basil back in May, and they have gone wild!  Along with my regular sweet basil, I have used it in a multitude of recipes but also want to savor it this winter in some Thai…